I have heard that VW and audi were replacing them under warranty once but if they work like they should then they stopped replacing them. On my 2. BritishRacinGrin 15,731 posts 98 months. The Turbo whistle — turbo noises explained. Contact Us. Not sure what to do now, get a new one and have piece of mind or leave it until it blows??????
However, if the whistling sound gets louder, more noticeable, or changes in any way, it could be symptomatic of a number of different problems, that all warrant further investigation.
What would be a good check to see if the turbo is failing? So the update CD is now on order for my car... My vw Jetta 2. Their addicts only do harm to their own lives: I'll keep ya all posted. Other causes of whistling noise A whistling noise coming from your vehicle can also have a number of other causes, including: Do you already have an account? All trademarks and copyrights remain property of their respective owners.
Show Ignored Content. If there isn't excessive play and the turbo has a healthy oil supply you can in all likelihood be confident that it has tens of thousands of miles of service left. JRock247 , Apr 11, 2013. Facebook Twitter Linkedin.
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